Magazine Articles Tagged With debut authors

Pirate Libraries, L.A.’s Literati Hub, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.26.16

From playwright to novelist; novelist Angela Flournoy’s moment; poet logic; and other news.

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Juan Felipe Herrera Named Poet Laureate for Second Term, Writing Apps, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.14.16

Discoveries from reading for an audience; on the life and work of Dorothy Parker; Blanche Knopf’s hand in the publishing empire; and other news. 

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Adrienne Rich’s Feminist Beginnings, the Everlasting Shakespeare, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 4.5.16

What literature can do that op-eds cannot; Ian McKellen returns $1.4 million memoir advance; James Hannaham wins $15,000 PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction; and other news.

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Advice for Debut Authors, Tournament of Books Champion, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 3.31.16

Flint, Michigan, teen poets on the power of art; the Los Angeles Times appoints major writers as new book-critics-at-large; Afghani book drive helps build libraries in areas struck by violence; and other news. 

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Squirl App Maps Literary Hot Spots

by Rachael Hanel

News and Trends

Posted 2.10.16

March/April 2016

Complete with maps, relevant passages, summaries, and links to booksellers, a new app tracks the real-life places found in books, allowing readers to discover and interact with literature in a whole new way.

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First: Rajiv Mohabir’s The Taxidermist’s Cut

by Rigoberto González

The Practical Writer

Posted 2.10.16

Rigoberto González

In another installment of First, contributing editor Rigoberto González talks with Indo-Caribbean poet Rajiv Mohabir, discussing his debut collection, and how the poet uses language as identity and resistance while “feeling trapped inside a puzzle of ancestry.”

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Star Translator Ann Goldstein, Be a Bridge Bard, and More

by Staff

Daily News

Online Only, posted 1.21.16

Iran censors “wine” in books; National Book Foundation’s Innovations in Reading Prize submissions now open; poet and Omnidawn Publishing cofounder Rusty Morrison talks about her work as an editor and poet; and other news.

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Fractures Through Time: Our Eleventh Annual Look at Debut Poets

by Dana Isokawa

Special Section

Posted 12.15.15

January/February 2016

Our eleventh annual Debut Poets roundup highlights ten of the most exciting and inspiring first books of poetry published in 2015.

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Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 12.15.15

January/February 2016

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One offers the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including Sunil Yapa’s debut novel, Your Heart Is a Muscle the Size of a Fist and Mira Ptacin’s debut memoir, Poor Your Soul, as the starting point for a closer look at these new and noteworthy titles.

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Page One: Where New and Noteworthy Books Begin

by Staff

News and Trends

Posted 10.14.15

November/December 2015

With so many good books being published every month, some literary titles worth exploring can get lost in the stacks. Page One offers the first lines of a dozen recently released books, including John Irving’s Avenue of Mysteries and a translation of Liu Xia’s Empty Chairs, as the starting point for a closer look at these new and noteworthy titles.

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